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UC San Diego Health and Navy Perform Reconstructive Jaw Surgery using 3D Printed Teeth

December 12, 2023

UC San Diego Health and the Navy perform reconstructive jaw surgery using 3D Printed Teeth on UC San Diego graduate.

Amanda Gosman Changes Face of Plastic Surgery

May 16, 2019

…Gosman Changes Face of Plastic Surgery Dr. Amanda Gosman, an expert in complex facial reconstructions for children and adults, was recently named the new chief of the division of plastic surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine. A professor of plastic surgery, she also directs the school of medicine’s…

Retired Physician Creates a Legacy at Shiley Eye Center with Endowed Faculty Chair

June 9, 2014

…support a faculty member in the Division of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

New Surgical Technique May Reverse Paralysis, Restore Use of Hand

June 15, 2012

Justin M. Brown, MD, reconstructive neurosurgeon at UC San Diego Health System, is one of only a few specialists in the world who have pioneered a novel technique to restore hand function in patients with spinal cord injury. In a delicate four-hour procedure, Brown splices together tiny nerve endings, only…

Facial Nerve Surgeons Give Firefighter His Smile Back

March 28, 2023

A specialized team at UC San Diego Health performs facial reanimation surgery to treat facial paralysis.

New 3D Technology Can Repair Aneurysms Previously Deemed Inoperable

September 16, 2019

New technology from Cydar is allowing UC San Diego Health surgeons to repair aneurysms previously deemed inoperable.

Training Clinical Engineers

February 4, 2019

UC San Diego’s Clinical Bioengineering course offers undergraduate engineering students hands-on learning experience to solve clinical problems. The course reflects the Institute of Engineering in Medicine’s mission to connect engineers with physicians to produce medical innovations.

Novel Surgery May Prevent Lymphedema in Patients with Breast Cancer

November 5, 2019

Of the 3.5 million breast cancer survivors in the US, 1 in 5 will be diagnosed with a painful swelling condition called lymphedema, which can occur as a consequence of lymph nodes being removed. UC San Diego Health now offers a novel surgical procedure to help prevent this debilitating condition.

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